Everton BLOW as Axel Witsel agrees four-year deal with Napoli

first_img Axel Witsel in action for Belgium 1 Napoli could complete a deal to sign Everton target Axel Witsel as early as Thursday, according to reports in Italy.The Merseyside club, as well as Stoke, have expressed an interest in landing the talented Belgian midfielder this summer.His days at Zenit St Petersburg appear to be numbered and both Premier League clubs seemed ready to hand him a shot at English football.However, Napoli have emerged as contenders to sign him – and now they look set to clinch his signature ahead of his two other admirers.Witsel is currently on holiday in Sardinia following his exploits for Belgium at Euro 2016 but he has already agreed a four-year contract with Napoli.Now the Serie A side just have to finally rubber stamp the fee agreement with Zenit, which could be done this week, the Gazzetta dello Sport has reported.last_img